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Everything I Never Told You

March 4, 2018


Celeste Ng
Discussion Leader: Dory Lynch

”What emerges is a deep, heartfelt portrait of a family struggling with its place in history, and a young woman hoping to be the fulfillment of that struggle. This is, in the end, a novel about the burden of being the first of your kind — a burden you do not always survive.” The New York Times Book Review.

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Homegoing

February 4, 2018


Yaa Gyasi
Discussion Leader: Dory Lynch

"The unhealed ruptures of slavery, persistent as memory and rubbed raw in such an instant, course through "Homegoing," the hypnotic debut novel by Yaa Gyasi, a stirringly gifted young writer, that contemplates the consequences of human trafficking on both sides of the Atlantic." The New York Times


Homegoing

February 4, 2018


Yaa Gyasi
Discussion Leader: Dory Lynch

"The unhealed ruptures of slavery, persistent as memory and rubbed raw in such an instant, course through "Homegoing," the hypnotic debut novel by Yaa Gyasi, a stirringly gifted young writer, that contemplates the consequences of human trafficking on both sides of the Atlantic." The New York Times


Homegoing

February 4, 2018


Yaa Gyasi
Discussion Leader: Dory Lynch

"The unhealed ruptures of slavery, persistent as memory and rubbed raw in such an instant, course through "Homegoing," the hypnotic debut novel by Yaa Gyasi, a stirringly gifted young writer, that contemplates the consequences of human trafficking on both sides of the Atlantic." The New York Times